The Education Week Spotlight on Personalized Learning is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on how educators tailor instruction to students’ needs, how teachers are optimizing personalized learning, and how educators are collaborating to optimize personalized instruction.
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Personalized Learning What Is Personalized Learning?
Here's what you need to know about the realities of one of the biggest, most controversial trends in K-12 education, starting with the most difficult questions first.
Student Achievement One Big Barrier to Personalized Learning: Time
Encouraging students to work at their own pace is a worthy goal, educators say, but difficult to pull off due to rigid school schedules and other barriers.
Classroom Technology 6 Lessons Learned About Better Teaching During the Pandemic
Educators who work in personalized learning schools are adjusting instruction for remote, hybrid, and in-person learning.
Professional Development How Personalized Learning Is Weathering Tough Times: 'Iterate and Learn'
Educators are innovating and learning important lessons on the fly that they believe will make their schools better for the long haul.
Professional Development From Our Research Center Why Personalized Learning Is Struggling During COVID-19
Tailoring lessons to individual students’ academic needs and personal interests might be getting pushed to the backburner, out of necessity.
Personalized Learning Opinion 3 Fundamentals of Teacher Collaboration in Personalized Learning
How a strong start, clear boundaries, and deliberate reflection are key in creating a culture of collaboration among teachers.
Professional Development Opinion There's Value in Infusing the Arts Into Personalized Learning
Arts educators and academic-content teachers assembled to authentically integrate the arts into a personalized learning academic program for a new school in Chicago.